Mr. and Mrs. Michael (Paula) MacDiarmid of La Salle will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 2.
Michael MacDiarmid and the former Paula Robich were united in marriage Aug. 2, 1969, in Queen of the Holy Rosary Church, La Salle. The Rev. Monsignor Simon Bernardi officiated.
Maid of honor was Joyce Vacca. Best man was Terrance Ator.
Bridesmaids were Kathy (Gerace) Bannister and Debby (Donnelly) Schroeder. Groomsmen were Alex Dutkiewicz and Paul Curatolo. Ushers were Jim Pakula and Jim Fenwick.
The couple are parents to two children, Paul (Heidi) MacDiarmid and Michele (Bobby Jo) McGuire. They have four grandchildren: Bailee and Nova MacDiarmid and Michael and Megan McGuire.
Mr. and Mrs. MacDiarmid are both retired. Mr. MacDiarmid was formerly employed as a mechanic and Mrs. MacDiarmid was formerly employed as a legal secretary.
Cards of congratulations can be sent to The McDiarmids,1838 Crosat St., La Salle, IL 61301.